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SATURDAY'S GAME - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

06/27/2014 9:33 AM -

JACKSONVILLE - The Sharks are back in the Tank this week! We're ready to rock Sea Best Field for a matchup against the Pittsburgh Power on Saturday, June 28. Kickoff is at 7 p.m., and this game will be broadcast across the country on CBS Sports Network! We need to you to help us pack Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena and show the nation why Shark fans are the best in the AFL!

The Sharks need a win on Saturday to gain ground in the playoff race. This year’s Power team is a much-improved squad that is on an eight-game winning streak, and we need your help to send them back to Pittsburgh with a loss!

Whether you are a longtime Season Ticket Holder or about to head to your first Sharks game, please see below for a rundown of what to expect at the Shark Tank on Saturday!


Halloween in June

Are you ready for some spooky surprises? Saturday’s game is this year’s edition of “Halloween in June.”  Come in costume and join your fellow Shark fans in celebrating this great holiday a few months early!

Our friends from The Dungeons Haunted Attractions will be on hand with a unique Haunted House experience. Be sure to check it out on the Main Concourse near Section 100, and be on the lookout for some creatures of the night as well! You’ll also want to take your turn on “The Last Ride!”


2015 Season Tickets

Season Tickets for the 2015 season are now on sale, with two seats available for as low as $99! Be sure to renew or purchase your seats early to maximize your chances to win great prizes in our upcoming Season Ticket Holder Giveaways.

Interested in Season Tickets? Stop by the FIN-formation table behind Section 106 to learn about the many great benefits of becoming a Sharks Season Ticket Holder


SharkFest

We're ready to kick off the night at SharkFest! Check out our pre-game block party just outside the front entrance of Sea Best Field! The folks from The Dungeons Haunted Attractions will be out in force, and you’ll definitely want to check the video game truck provided by Ichiban Auto Customizing and Repair!

Many of our corporate partners will be on hand, so be sure to check out their displays and support the businesses that support the Sharks. It's all set to begin at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, but please note that inclement weather may impact the exact nature of SharkFest.


Team Poster

The 2014 Jacksonville Sharks Team Poster is here! Be sure to grab your free copy and get it signed by the team during our Postgame Autograph Session!


Sea Best Concession Stand

If you didn’t get a chance to enjoy some delicious Sea Best Seafood at the new Sea Best Concession Stand during our last home game, be sure to stop by tonight! It’s located in the Food Court behind Section 102 - Stop by to choose from some of your favorite seafood eats!

The Sea Best Concession Stand offers the following menu:

Grilled Mahi w/ Caribbean Slaw Sandwich
Fish and Chips
Crab Cake Sliders
Torpedo Coconut Shrimp


Customized Jerseys

Ever wanted a Sharks jersey with your name and your favorite number? Now it can be yours! Be sure to check out our brand-new customized jersey press in the Cage, located in the main lobby next to the Jacksonville Sports Hall of Fame.


Sharks Happy Hour

We're offering a Happy Hour special for Shark fans. From 5:30-6:30, 16 oz. cans of Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) will be discounted to $5 each. Be sure to arrive early and grab a cold one!


Season Ticket Holder Item Pickup

Sharks Season Ticket Holders will be able to pick up their Tailgate Chairs at Saturday’s game.  Tailgate Chairs will be available beginning at the start of the fourth quarter in the Cage, located in the main lobby next to the Jacksonville Sports Hall of Fame.


Attack Dance Team Calendar

The 2014-15 Attack Dance Team Calendar is on sale! They are available for purchase at the Attack's Pregame Signing in the main lobby, as well as at our Merch Stand, located in the Main Concourse behind Section 106. Be sure to pick up your copy and get it signed by the Attack during our Postgame Autograph Session!


Bucket Policy

Please note that for safety purposes, fans will not be able to bring buckets and other large noisemakers into the arena.


Doors Open

On Saturday, doors will open at 5:30 p.m. for season ticket holders and 6:00 p.m. for the general public.


About the Jacksonville Sharks

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). The ArenaBowl XXIV and four-time South Division Champions are presented by Sea Best Seafood and play all home games on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Season Tickets for the 2015 season are now available, two tickets for as low as $99. To purchase your season tickets or for more information, please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on facebook at facebook.com/jaxsharks and on Twitter @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.


About the AFL

Since its inception in 1987, the Arena Football League has showcased a fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. The ESPN family of networks and CBS Sports Network will nationally broadcast AFL games each week for the entire season. The AFL schedule then culminates with the ArenaBowl Championship game live on ESPN.